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Allison Flexer on Truth, Lies and the Single Woman {Podcast Episode #68}


Allison Flexer joins me on the podcast today. Allison is an author, speaker, copyeditor and financial consultant. Her first book, Truth, Lies and the Single Woman: Dispelling 10 Common Myths focuses on combatting common lies that destroy the confidence and joy of single women.

On this episode, we talk about:

  • Why she is passionate about helping single women
  • Quitting her job and processing her feelings through writing
  • Finding God’s grace in everyday moments
  • Truth, Lies and the Single Woman
  • Her interviews with over 100 women that helped shape the book
  • How her book got published three months before her wedding
  • How she didn’t want to be the expert for single women
  • How hard it was for her to emotionally invest in the book
  • How her book became a healing experience for her
  • How people relate to those who honestly share their stories
  • Her writing process and what works for her
  • How writing conferences helped her
  • Her publishing process and how it was different
  • Spend time listening to God
  • Learning to sit and wait
  • Zephaniah 3:17


You can find Allison on her website and on Twitter. Definitely check out her book.

What did you like about this episode? Share in the comments, or let Allison know on Twitter.




  1. Tammy, thanks so much for allowing me to participate in your podcast. It was a super fun conversation, and I hope your listeners enjoy it!

  2. Thanks, Tammy, for this podcast! Allison’s story is so inspiring. :)

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